Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Heartfelt Valentine's...

 Valentine's is right around the corner and we are here to help you usher it in with ease and style. For those who wish to keep it simple, but still celebrate the day with those you love, Matthew has more seasonal tricks up his sleeve than you can imagine. 
 
Looking for a "guy-friendly" Valentine? We used a clear acrylic box  from The Container Store and fitted the inside with a picture of his best ever fishing trip and filled the vessel with delicious chocolate fish from Harbor Candy Shop in Ogunquit Maine:


For the perfect Valentine's toast, dress up a berry mojito with blooming swizzle sticks embellished with silk orchids.  We just perched the blooms in the end of colorful straws:

 
Check out more of Matthew's Valentine's ideas, including a beautiful (and informative!) entertaining story at  Wayfair blog.

And, as part of their Handmade Says I Love You series, the folks over at Curbly.com are featuring a few of Matthew's easy ideas for how to treat your sweetheart. Find it here!

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